Alisal High School's Social Studies Website for 2018-19

AP Government Workspace

Meet Mr. Barclay
AP Government Workspace
AP Redesign Readings
Mr. Barclay's AP Blogspot
US Government Workspace
US History Workspace
Economics Assignments
AP Review

AP Gov Syllabus

APGOPO Lecture Notes

Reading Schedule

Key Academic Words for APGOPO Exam

Multiple Choice Strategies for APGOPO Exam

Free Response Writing Guide

"Types" of Multiple Choice Questions

Current Events Sheet

Missed Quiz Assignment

Key APGOPO Vocabulary per Unit

Unit FRQ's

Unit 1 Constitutional Underpinnings Powerpoint

Constitutional Underpinnings flashcards

Constitutional Amendment Flashcards

Constitutional Scavenger Hunt

Why We Have a House and a Senate

Unit 1: Pew Notes Study Guide

Unit 1: Jeopardy Review

Unit 2: Poltical Beliefs, Behaviors Powerpoint

Unit 2: Pew Study Guide

Unit 2: Jeopardy Review

Political Belief Flashcards

1998 FRQ on Voting Obstacles

Website Activity #1

Website Activity #2

Unit 3: Interest Groups, Parties, Media Powerpoint

Interest Groups, Political Parties, Media Flashcards

Unit 3: Pew Notes Study Guide

The Federalist #51 PPT

The Federalist #10

The Federalist #10 PPT

Interest Group Assignment Template

Unit 3: Jeopardy Review

Midterm Jeopardy Review

Unit 4: The Congress Powerpoint

Institutions Flashcards

Institutions Part 2 Flashcards

Pew Notes Study Guide: The Congress

How a Bill Becomes Law Diagram

College Board War Powers Act Article

Unit 4: The President Powerpoint

Pew Notes Study Guide: The President

Unit 4: The Bureacracy Powerpoint

Pew Notes Study Guide: The Bureaucracy

Unit 4: The Courts Powerpoint

US Supreme Court Case Flashcards

Supreme Court Cases Worksheet

Supreme Court Cases Self-Quiz

Pew Notes Study Guide: The Courts

Federalist 78

Federalist #78 PPT

Federalist 78 Recording

Supreme Court Case Template

Unit 4: Jeopardy Review

Key Court Cases Quiz

Unit 5: Civil Liberties and Rights Powerpoint

Pew Notes Unit 5

Civil Rights/Liberties Flashcards

Unit 5: Jeopardy Review

Due and Equal Protection Clauses Reading

Unit 6: Public Policy Powerpoint

Public Policy Flashcards

Unit 6: Pew Notes Study Guide

Unit 6: Jeopardy Review

Fiscal and Monetary Policy Explained

Federal Entitlements Explained

Social Security Graph

Fiscal and Monetary Policy Quiz

Guessing Practice for AP Exam

APGOPO Focus Questions

APGOPO Words of the Day

Key Court Cases

Key Constitutional Clauses

Key Legislation

AB 540 Scholarship Info

Story Time

Summer Assignment

Unit 4: American Political Ideologies and Beliefs

Chapter 6 in Edwards textbook

Political Polarization in the American Public-Pew Research Center

"America's Missing Moderates: Hiding in Plain Sight"-Fiorina, Morris P.

"Your Surgeon Is Probably a Republican, Your Psychiatrist Probably a Democrat"-Sanger-Katz, Margot

The Monkey Cage Series on Political Polarization-The Washington Post

"Polarized or Sorted? Just Whats Wrong With Our Politics, Anyway?"-Alan Abramowitz and Morris Fiorina,

"A Deep Dive Into Party Affiliation"-Pew Research Center

Unit 5: Political Participation

Chapters 7-10 in Edwards textbook

"US Trails Most Developed Countries in Voter Turnout"-Pew Research Center

"How to Spot a Misleading Graph"-Lea Gaslowitz

"How to Spot Fake News"

Citezen's United v. FEC, 2010

"Americans' Attitudes About the News Media Deeply Divided Among Partisan Lines"-Pew Research Center

"The Electoral College: How it Works in Contemporary Presidential Elections"-Neale, Thomas H.